ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 155639
Last updated: 23 April 2014
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Date:27-APR-2013
Time:15:40 LT
Type:Schempp-Hirth Mini-Nimbus C
Owner/operator:
Registration: VH-UIV
C/n / msn: 94
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Carrick, near Goulburn NSW -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Police say a man has died when his glider had a mid-air collision with another glider over a rural property at Carrick, near Goulburn, about 3.40pm.

The 70 year-old passenger, in the back seat, sustained major injuries and was airlifted to Hospital by NSW Ambulance helicopter.

The other pilot, a 72-year-old man, landed his glider safely and was uninjured.

Sources:
http://www.smh.com.au/nsw/man-dies-in-glider-crash-near-goulburn-20130428-2imah.html

http://www.goulburnpost.com.au/story/1461790/pilot-killed-in-glider-accident/?cs=181


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Apr-2013 12:56 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added
19-Jun-2013 03:49 3204cedric Updated [Registration, Cn]
19-Jun-2013 07:50 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
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